KudoZ home » English to Portuguese » Idioms / Maxims / Sayings

wither on the vine

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
01:54 Mar 14, 2007
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / Sayings
English term or phrase: wither on the vine
If something withers on the vine, it fails to get the intended result, doesn't come to fruition.

Há algum equivalente em Pt-Pt?

Agradeço qualquer ajuda.

Summary of answers provided

Discussion entries: 1



33 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5

Usina de Letras- [ Translate this page ]Como ela era deusa das colheitas, sua tristeza e saudade fizeram os frutos das árvores secarem e as flores murcharem. Famintos, os homens pediram a Zeus,o ...

Local time: 03:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 72
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also:

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search